Modern

Famous quotes containing the word modern:

    I may be old-fashioned. I don’t like this modern movement.... And yet, there are certain sorts of work a woman may well do; teaching, being governess, or any taking care of children.
    Julia Dent Grant (1826–1902)

    I tell you, sir, the only safeguard of order and discipline in the modern world is a standardized worker with interchangeable parts. That would solve the entire problem of management.
    Jean Giraudoux (1882–1944)

    A modern author would have died in infancy in a ruder age.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)